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Chautauqua Institution

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Chautauqua Institution is a performing arts center based in Chautauqua, NY that was founded in 1874. As of 2019 they had $31 million in revenue and $124 million in assets.

The Chautauqua Institution is a non-profit adult education center and summer resort on Chautauqua Lake in southwestern New York State dedicated to the exploration of the best in human values and the enrichment of life.

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Program areas at Chautauqua Institution

With a focus on lifelong learning, Chautauqua Institution brings to its constituents and to the surrounding communities the perspectives and innovations of thought and interfaith leaders, content experts, and renowned performers and prodigies in the context of four pillars of focus: education, religion, recreation and the arts. Our learning environment is characterized by intergenerational education, civil dialogue and participation. A broad range of programs are curated to appeal to an increasingly diverse audience. In excess of 4,000 students across generations particpate in special studies classes each year and more than 100,000 visitors attend our programs and services annually. Community outreach to the schools in surrounding counties brings the gifts and intellects of our leaders and performing arts organizations to area schools. Hundreds of area school children are served annually through school-based programs as well as field trips to Chautauqua Institution.

Support services, box office and parking municipal services which include facility maintenance and food service for students. These services are necessary for all program functions. (100,000+ are served)

Form 990s for Chautauqua Institution

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Jan 23, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Dec 22, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Nov 8, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Apr 10, 2017990View PDF
2014-12Oct 8, 2015990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Chautauqua Institution

Total grants, contributions, etc.$8,484,853
Program services$22,214,273
Investment income and dividends$51,157
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$751
Net rental income$63,615
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$35,884
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$916,404
Miscellaneous revenues$34,067
Total revenues$31,801,004

Vendors for Chautauqua Institution

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
KimbiaFundraising software2020-09-04
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-09-04
█████████Marketing software2020-09-04
██████████ ███████ █████████ ██Tax accounting2020-01-23
████ █ ███████Entertainment$325,2502018-12-01
███████████General Contractor$522,6692018-12-01
█ ██████ ██████General Contractor$425,4742018-12-01
███████ ██████████ █████ ███Sound Production$372,8152018-12-01
...and one more vendors

Personnel at Chautauqua Institution

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Geof FollansbeeVice President of Advancement / Vice President and Chief Executive Officer , Chautauqua Foundation-June 22, 2020
Deborah E. MooreExecutive Director / Chief Financial Officer-June 22, 2020
█████████ ████████Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer / Vice President - Treasurer and Operations$160,893June 22, 2020
███████ ██ ██████Chief of Staff and Vice President of Strategic Initiatives-June 22, 2020
█████ ███████ █████Vice President of Marketing and Communications and Chief Brand Officer-June 22, 2020
██████ ██████Assistant Vice President for Advancement Operations-June 22, 2020
████ ██████ ███Vice President of Campus Planning and Operations$124,658June 22, 2020
████ █████Vice President and Emily and Richard Smucker Chair for Education / Associate Director of Education and Youth Services-June 22, 2020
██████ █████Athenaeum Hotel General Manager-June 22, 2020
██████ █████Managing Director of Performing and Visual Arts-June 22, 2020
...and 42 more key personnel

Peer performing arts centers

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2All Stars Project501(c)(3)$12 millionNew York, NY
3Bethel Woods Center for the Arts501(c)(3)$17 millionLiberty, NY
4French Institute Alliance Francaise (FIAF)501(c)(3)$12 millionNew York, NY
5World Science Foundation501(c)(3)$8.5 millionNew York, NY
6The Shed / Shed Nyc Inc501(c)(3)$74 millionNew York, NY
7Japan Society501(c)(3)$12 millionNew York, NY
8McCallum Theatre501(c)(3)$17 millionPalm Desert, CA
9Ordway Center for the Performing Arts501(c)(3)$18 millionSaint Paul, MN
10Flint Cultural Center Corporation501(c)(3)$40 millionFlint, MI
11Fox Theatre501(c)(3)$29 millionAtlanta, GA
12Tessitura Network501(c)(3)$40 millionDallas, TX
13New Jersey Performing Arts Center Corporation501(c)(3)$54 millionNewark, NJ
14The Broad Stage501(c)(3)$8.2 millionSanta Monica, CA
15Town Hall Association501(c)(3)$8.0 millionSeattle, WA
16Byrd Hoffman Water Mill Foundation501(c)(3)$8.8 millionNew York, NY
17New York City Opera501(c)(3)$10 millionNew York, NY
18Doris Duke Management Foundation501(c)(3)$12 millionNew York, NY
19The Metropolitan Opera Guild501(c)(3)$11 millionNew York, NY
2092nd Street Y (92Y)501(c)(3)$83 millionNew York, NY
21United Spinal Association501(c)(3)$8.6 millionKew Gardens, NY
22Farm Sanctuary501(c)(3)$12 millionWatkins Glen, NY
23TransitCenter501(c)(3)$10 millionNew York, NY
24Human Rights Foundation (HRF)501(c)(3)$8.5 millionNew York, NY
25New York Civil Liberties Union Foundation (NYCLU)501(c)(3)$10 millionNew York, NY